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Fairborn rape trial begins
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eXploring Downtown: Fast Fashions

eXploring Downtown: Fast Fashions

XENIA — Fast Fashions has been operating since 1984, according to shop owner Scott Decuir, but the business has been located at 33 E. Main St. f...

September 20th, 2017 |  


CU, Jeremiah Tree teaming up

CEDARVILLE — Cedarville University pharmacy students will partner with local nonprofit The Jeremiah Tree at its annual 5K BridgeWalk on 9 a.m. S...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Greenview students ready to dance

Greenview students ready to dance

JAMESTOWN — Greeneview High School students are showing off their spirit this week as the school celebrates homecoming week.Monday was color day...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Step back in time

Step back in time

XENIA — Attendees will once again step back in time this year at the 47th Old Timers Days, Friday-Sunday, Sept. 22-24 at the Greene County Fairg...

September 19th, 2017 |  


CU has record-breaking enrollment for 11th consecutive year

CEDARVILLE — College enrollment numbers in Ohio have been declining for the past six years, according to the Association of Independent Colleges...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Furniture store owner asks for more time

XENIA — The owner of Fairgrounds Furniture asked the Greene County Fair Board for more time to vacate her business at a meeting Sept. 18 after r...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Beavers nip ‘Bolts
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A happy homecoming for Rams

Week three state football poll released

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the weekly Associated Press ...

September 25th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Beavers remain unbeaten with 14-3 win

Beavers remain unbeaten with 14-3 win

BEAVERCREEK— In an old-fashioned style football game that would’ve made Woody Hayes proud, host Beavercreek claimed a 14-3 win over previo...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


FRIDAY’S H.S. FOOTBALL GAMES

A look at Friday’s scheduled high school football games for teams in the Greene County area (Team records in parentheses):Kettering Fairmont (4-...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Sportsmanship wins in Fairborn

Sportsmanship wins in Fairborn

FAIRBORN — The scorebooks and this newspaper will show that Fairborn won Thursday’s Sept. 20 Greater Western Ohio Conference, South divisi...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Thunderhawks edge BellbrookCENTERVILLE — Host Bellbrook changed up its lineup a little bit to no avail, in a 3-2 loss Sept. 21 to Liberty Townsh...

September 21st, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Host church easy as pie
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Laugh over pancake pizza
Virginia Siders 100 years young

Virginia Siders 100 years young

WILMINGTON — Virginia Elizabeth Siders will celebrate her 100th birthday on July 29.She was born in Dayton and her family soon moved to a farm o...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Greene County marriages

May 24Erin W. Rodgers of Yellow Springs and Mary J. Gentile of Yellow Springs applied for a marriage license. Date of marriage not on record.Caleb L. ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Confectionately Yours: An open house

Confectionately Yours: An open house

I was an infant when Daddy left Texas to check on my grandmother in Mississippi. His sister made a request to come live with us in Texas. She was in a...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Jinks graduated from basic

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — US Air Force Airman 1st Class Torey L. Jinks graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Murrells celebrate 60 years

Murrells celebrate 60 years

XENIA — Jerald and Janet (Garringer) Murrell celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 8.The couple was married in 1957 at the Bowersville ...

June 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Editorial

Editorial

Fairgrounds Furniture deserves more time.In an age where products — groceries, clothing, even furniture — can be bought with one click and...

September 21st, 2017 updated: September 21st, 2017. |  


Protecting Ohioans harmed by Equifax

Protecting Ohioans harmed by Equifax

This month, we learned that 143 million Americans’ – about half the country – had their personal information exposed to criminals by...

September 21st, 2017 |  


A half-century and counting

A half-century and counting

At the end of September this year I will celebrate my 50th birthday. It’s funny how you don’t notice the years flying by until there’...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Dems don’t need an aging presidential candidate

The summer of 2017 was a good one. My wife and I packed up our two grandchildren — waved goodbye to their parents (with earnest promises of freq...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Another healthcare system

Another healthcare system

It seems to me that now the US Senate has decided to keep the Affordable Care Act, better known as “Obama Care”, by blocking a proposed su...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Pulling money for UN fund leaves women at risk

As the world faces multiple humanitarian crises around the world, few political actions have been as cruel and shortsighted as the Trump administratio...

September 19th, 2017 |  


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